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The Steelers Game that Set the Tone for the Decade

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The lull between the draft and training camp is seeing Steelers Nation shift its focus from one of the most tumultuous off seasons in franchise history to the coming 2010 season. And so it should. Before turning the page it is appropriate to take a final look back at the decade that just passed. Various media outlets closed 2009 by publishing "Top Ten Games" lists. The Super Bowls and key regular season and playoff victories rightly dominated those lists. There was one game, however, that everyone, Post-Gazette, the Tribune Review, and even the Steelers Digest overlooked. And that is a mistake. Because even though the game in didn’t result in another Lombardi or even come during a playoff season, it demands attention because with this victory, the Steelers set their tone for the decade. Click the link above to learn why.

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